|Upton // (c) 2011 Cox & Kings USA|
Kerzner International has announced the appointment of Dianna Upton as Director of Sales - Africa, Middle East and Indian Ocean. Upton will be responsible for sales in the U.S. for Kerzner properties in Africa, the Middle East and the Indian Ocean including One&Only Cape Town, One&Only Le Saint Geran, One&Only Royal Mirage, One&Only The Palm, One&Only Reethi Rah, Mazagan Beach Resort in Morocco and Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai.
“Dianna has over 22 years of luxury travel experience, and we are excited for her to bring her knowledge and expertise to the Kerzner team,” says Lisa Bovio, vice president of international sales for Kerzner. “Dianna’s combination of dedication to creating world-class service experiences with her inherent leadership qualities, make her an ideal fit for our brand.”
Before this position, Upton served as Director of Sales for Cox & Kings for 10 years. She also worked at Abercrombie & Kent for 12 years where she managed an operations team of over 15 staff members.
“I am extremely proud to represent the Kerzner brand, which exemplifies luxury by providing outstanding personalized service and attention to detail,” says Upton. “Kerzner continues to excel in the luxury travel market, and I am looking forward to maintaining the highest-level standards and reputation.”